## 2) If there are 4 green jelly beans, 2 white jelly beans, and 5 purple jelly beans in a jar, what is the probability of

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2) If there are 4 green jelly beans, 2 white jelly beans,
and 5 purple jelly beans in a jar, what is the probability of
choosing a green jelly bean, eating it, and then choosing a
purple jelly bean?

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9 mins 2023-01-12T23:25:55+00:00 2 Answers 0 views 0

1. Step-by-step explanation:
The probability of the first event is
$$\frac{4}{11}$$
The probability of the second one is
$$\frac{5}{10}$$
So
$$\frac{4}{11} \times \frac{1}{2} = \frac{2}{11}$$